Alea Backus has been practicing yoga for 17 years and teaching for over 10. She enjoys teaching beginners and partner yoga and is always learning new things herself.
She is an island girl originally from O’ahu and has resided on Big Island for the last 10 years.
Alea is also an aerialist, performing and teaching on Silks, Lyra and Dance Trapeze.
She took her first class in 2015 and it was love at first try. Pole introduced her to the most accepting, encouraging, body positive community she’s ever been a part of.